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The Resource The assumption of agency theory : a realist theory of the production of agency, Kate Forbes-Pitt

The assumption of agency theory : a realist theory of the production of agency, Kate Forbes-Pitt

Label
The assumption of agency theory : a realist theory of the production of agency
Title
The assumption of agency theory
Title remainder
a realist theory of the production of agency
Statement of responsibility
Kate Forbes-Pitt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Assumption of Agency Theory revisits the Turing Test and€examines what Turing's assessor knew. It asks important questions about how machines vis à vis humans have been characterized since Turing, and seeks to reverse the trend of looking closely at the machine by asking what humans know in interaction and how they know it.€This book€characterizes a non-human agent that shows itself in interaction but is distinct from human agency: an agent acting with us in our ongoing reproduction and transformation of structure. Turing predicted that at the end of the twentieth century, w
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
128/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BD450
LC item number
.A795 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Forbes-Pitt, Kate
Series statement
Ontological explorations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agent (Philosophy)
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Critical realism
  • Turing test
  • Artificial intelligence
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Agent (Philosophy)
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Critical realism
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Turing test
Label
The assumption of agency theory : a realist theory of the production of agency, Kate Forbes-Pitt
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 160-164) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Self-knowledge and the assumption of agency -- pt. 2. Interaction, maintenance of agency and the unexplained act -- pt. 3. Technology as agent
Control code
719452420
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 170 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136633218
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)719452420
Label
The assumption of agency theory : a realist theory of the production of agency, Kate Forbes-Pitt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 160-164) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Self-knowledge and the assumption of agency -- pt. 2. Interaction, maintenance of agency and the unexplained act -- pt. 3. Technology as agent
Control code
719452420
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 170 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136633218
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)719452420

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